Find the best place to stay — Brighstone

Where to stay around Brighstone?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 972 holiday lettings near Brighstone. From 599 cottages to 136 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Brighstone is on HomeAway.

Can I rent cottages in Brighstone?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 599 cottages in Brighstone. Our other popular types of Brighstone holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 136 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 124 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 26 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including barns and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Brighstone?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 72 holiday homes with pool available in Brighstone. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in Brighstone, Isle of Wight Your Home Away From Home


    situated on the western coast of the Isle of Wight is the beautiful village of Brighstone. If you are looking for a destination that offers tranquillity, stunning views and lots of history then a Brighstone holiday rental cottage is the perfect base for you. Nature lovers and those who love outdoor activities will also love the village as there is plenty to see and do both within the village and in the immediate area.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Brighstone, Isle of Wight

    For a small village visitors on a Brighstone holiday will find there is a lot to be experienced. In terms of outdoor activities, visitors can indulge in walking, hiking, cycling, fishing, small game hunting, horse riding, golf and even paragliding! The village also has several attractions including the Dinosaur Farm Museum. The largest skeleton of a dinosaur was found in this area in 1992 and since then the public can see the experts preserving and examining various dinosaur bone finds. There are also regular fossil hunts held, usually on the beach, that visitors can join in with. Another attraction not to be missed on a Brighstone holiday is the village's museum. This row of quaint thatched cottages details the history of the village and contains a shop for those important souvenirs.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Brighstone, Isle of Wight

    Approximately 25 minutes to the east of Brighstone is the town of Ventnor. Due to its location it is possible to grow tropical plants in this area, many of which can be seen by visitors at the Ventnor Botanical Gardens. Located within the gardens there is also the Smuggling Museum, giving visitors an insight into the history of smuggling on the Isle of Wight. Visitors can also learn more about the town’s own history by visiting the Ventnor Heritage Museum. This includes artefacts such as paintings, documents, photographs and scale models.

    Weather in Brighstone, Isle of Wight

    Visitors who are embarking on a Brighstone holiday will be pleased to hear that they will experience warm summers and very mild winters. The warmest months of the year are generally July and August when the average daytime temperature reaches a reasonable 19°C. The coldest months of the year are usually January and February when the daytime temperature drops to around 8°C during the day.

    Travel to Brighstone, Isle of Wight

    There are no direct flights to the Isle of Wight unless you have your own small plane, which could land at either Bembridge Airport or Sandown Airport. Most travellers starting a Brighstone holiday take a flight to Southampton Airport (SOU) and then take a ferry or hovercraft over to the island. Travellers will find several airlines offering affordable flights to Southampton including Eastern Airways, Flybe and British Airways. Passengers can depart from several other major UK airports including Aberdeen (ABZ), Edinburgh (EDI), Manchester (MAN), Liverpool (LPL) and Newcastle(NCL).

    Attractions in and around Brighstone

    First time in Brighstone and looking for things to do? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can spend an enlightening afternoon at Beaulieu National Motor Museum. You may also want to visit Dinosaur Expeditions Conservation and Palaeoart Centre, Calbourne Water Mill or Blackgang Chine.